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Council Services

Service Requests to Council AA-Express Submissions Facility-Bookings Vacancies

Please use the information in this section to contact us.

District office

Opening Hours:

Monday to Friday - 8am - 5pm

Kawerau District Council aims to provide the highest quality cost-effective services for our residents. Our district office is staffed by skilled customer services officers who can answer your queries on pay rates and water charges, register your dog, make facility bookings and provide advice on a wide range of Council activities and services.

Contact details:

Phone E-mail Street address Postal address Fax
(07) 306 9009
24 hours a day 
Ranfurly Court 
Kawerau 3127
Private Bag 1004
Kawerau 3169
(07) 323 8072
24 hours a day 

Requests for Council Services

 Let us know about any problems with Council services or areas where we could improve the services currently provided. Click this link to open an email addressed to the Council's office:  

This information will enable us to address problems in a timely manner. Please include your contact details in the email so that we can reply to you. We will respond back to you within 2 working days, so if you have not heard from us please ring the Council Office on 306 9009.


AA Express

Kawerau District Council is the driver licensing agent for AA Express and offers a range of services including vehicle registration, exemptions, road user charges, changes of ownership, driver licensing etc.

Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday - 9am - 4pm
Ph: (07) 323 7693
Fax: (07) 323 8072

Other Useful Direct Phone Numbers

Library / Museum 07 306 9041
Swimming Pool 07 323 6109
Transfer Station 07 323 9035

Booking of facilities

Enquiries regarding the booking of Council-owned facilities such as the Town Hall, Concert Chambers and Recreation Centre or any of our Parks and Reserves may be made by calling (07) 306 9009.

Ask about our discount rates for local residents and groups as well as bulk hire discounts.

Click this link to download a copy of the current Fees & Charges Click  85 kB document.

Submissions on draft documents

When Council is seeking submissions on draft documents, there is a special email address provided:  Please include your email address so that Council can contact you when necessary.

Alternatively, you can use the office address or the postal address to deliver your submission.

Change of address

To ensure that all correspondence is forwarded to the correct address, please notify Council if your postal address changes.

Call us on (07) 306 9009, fax (07) 323 8072 or email 


Please note: All applicants must complete the Application for Employment Click (125 kB) form, and submit it as part of their application.

Documents provided as attachments on emails should be in PDF or Microsoft Word format. Applicants who do not have access to Microsoft Office are strongly urged to convert their documents to PDFs before emailing them in, or to provide them in hard-copy. There are a number of free PDF-creation apps available on the internet, and Google Docs has an option to convert its documents to PDF or to Word format.

Gardens / Parks / Amenities Team Member

Council is currently advertising for a Team Member for the Gardens / Parks / Applications close on Monday 25 September 2017 Click on these links for the Parks & Reserves Team Member Vacancy Click and the Parks & Reserves Team Position Description Click

Completed documents may be scanned and emailed toor delivered to the District Office at the above address, by post or hand delivery.

Click through to access commonly requested forms , policy and documents